Nationals announce 2015 promotional schedule

Following today’s completion of the “10 Days of Teddy” and the reveal of the final promotional item, the Washington Nationals released the 2015 season promotional schedule. The 2015 season marks the 10-Year Anniversary of the Nationals arrival in Washington, D.C. and a number of special promotional items to commemorate this season will be distributed at select games.

Initiatives include monthly 10-Year Tuesdays, six designated games that will feature special guests, pregame ceremonies and a collectible keepsake for the first 10,000 fans who enter Nationals Park. The six giveaway items will all fit inside the Commemorative Collectors Tin, to be distributed to the first 25,000 fans on Opening Day. The season will also feature Great Moments in Nationals History bobbleheads featuring Livan Hernandez, Ryan Zimmerman, Stephen Strasburg, Jayson Werth and Jordan Zimmermann. For more information on the 10-Year Anniversary of the Nationals, visit nationals.com/10years.

Additional promotional items include a garden gnome in the likeness of Anthony Rendon, a Jayson Werth Chia Pet, nesting doll set and gloves. Each promotional item will be given out to fans entering Nationals Park through all gates. Fans can check out nationals.com/promotions for updates as items are added. The season will include a variety of theme games for fans at the ballpark, including a 10th Anniversary Day featuring Frank Robinson, ’80s Night, Star Wars Day, Pet Day and a College Rivalry Day featuring the University of Virginia vs. Virginia Tech. There will be six Pups in the Park events, 13 Signature Sundays and Kids Run the Bases, a Sunday when Kids Run the Show presented by The Washington Post and a Saturday when Seniors Stroll the Bases. In addition, the month of September will feature promotions to celebrate Fan Appreciation Month.

Single game tickets for the 2015 season will go on sale to the general public on Thursday, February 19 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets may be purchased online at nationals.com by calling 888.632.NATS(6287) or by visiting the Nationals Park Main Box Office* at Half and N Streets, SE.

On Wednesday, February 18 at 10:00 a.m., 2015 Season Plan Holders will have the opportunity to purchase single game tickets before they go on sale to the public through an exclusive presale. Season Plan Holders will receive details next week for the presale. Fans who register to become Season Plan Holders at nationals.com any time before February 18 at 10:00 a.m. will be able to take part in the presale.

(Offseason Box Office hours beginning Feb. 19: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Closed on Sundays and holidays)

Here is the preliminary promotional schedule for 2015:

* Monday, April 6 - Opening Day: Commemorative Collectors Tin, first 25,000 fans
* Wednesday, April 8 - Rally Towel (Norfolk Southern), all fans
* Thursday, April 16 - Black Heritage Day
* Friday, April 17 - Patriotic Series: Military Appreciation Day (SAIC)
* Saturday, April 18 - Pups in the Park #1
* Sunday, April 19 - Kids Opening Day; Jr. Nationals Kids Club; Screech’s Birthday; Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases; Scout Day #1
* Tuesday, April 21 - 10-Year Tuesday: Stationery Set, first 10,000 fans
* Monday, May 4 - Great Moments in Nationals History: Inaugural Game
Livan Hernandez Bobblehead (PNC Bank), first 25,000 fans
* Tuesday, May 5 - 10-Year Tuesday: Nationals Bottle Stopper, first 10,000 fans
* Wednesday, May 6 - Weather Day
* Friday, May 8 - U.S. Navy Day
* Saturday, May 9 - 10th Anniversary Day featuring Frank Robinson
* Sunday, May 10 - Mother’s Day: Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Tuesday, May 19 - Tote Bag (MLB Network), first 25,000 fans
* Saturday, May 23 - Pups in the Park #2; Patriotic Series: Women in the Military Day (SAIC)
* Sunday, May 24 - 10th Anniversary Poster (Potomac Nationals), first 10,000 fans; Baseball Equipment Drive; Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases: Youth Baseball and Softball Day #1
* Monday, June 1 - U.S. Army Day
* Tuesday, June 2 - 10-Year Tuesday: Commemorative Coin, first 10,000 fans
* Wednesday, June 3 - Pups in the Park #3
* Thursday, June 4 - Great Moments in Nationals History: Nationals Park Walk-Off
Ryan Zimmerman Bobblehead (PNC Bank), first 25,000 fans
* Saturday, June 7 - Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases; Youth Baseball and Softball Day #2
* Wednesday, June 17 - Night Out
* Thursday, June 18 - Ladies Night
* Friday, June 19 - Pilsner Cup (Miller Lite), first 15,000 fans 21 and up
* Saturday, June 20 - Scouts Day #2; Seniors Stroll the Bases; Champions Day - High School
* Sunday, June 21 - Father’s Day, Pups in the Park #4, Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Wednesday, June 24 - College Rivalry Day: Virginia vs. Va. Tech
* Friday, July 3 - Freedom Fireworks (ABC, Inc.)
* Saturday, July 4 -Patriotic Series: Independence Day (SAIC)
* Sunday, July 5 -
Great Moments in Nationals History: Debut Game Stephen Strasburg Bobblehead (GEICO), first 25,000 fans; Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Monday, July 6 - Social Fan Event
* Tuesday, July 7 - 10-Year Tuesday: Lapel Pin, first 10,000 fans
* Saturday, July 18 - Scout Day #3
* Sunday, July 19 - Star Wars Day; Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Tuesday, July 21 - U.S. Marine Corps Day
* Wednesday, July 22 - Camp Day
* Tuesday, Aug. 4 - 10-Year Tuesday: 2005 Replica Ticket, first 10,000 fans
* Wednesday, Aug. 5 - Jayson Werth Chia Pet, first 20,000 fans
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* Thursday, Aug. 6 - U.S. Coast Guard Day
* Friday, Aug. 7 - Freedom Fireworks (Kellogg’s)
* Saturday, Aug. 8 - Food Drive (Harris Teeter)
* Sunday, Aug. 9 - Food Drive (Harris Teeter); Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
Food Drive
* Friday, Aug. 21 - Cap (Miller Lite), first 15,000 fans 21 and up
* Sunday, Aug, 22 - Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Tuesday, Aug. 25 - Anthony Rendon Garden Gnome, first 25,000 fans
* Wednesday, Aug. 26 - Social Fan Event
* Thursday, Aug. 27 - Pet Day - Player Pet Calendar, first 10,000 fans
* Saturday, Aug. 29 - ’80s Night
* Sunday, Aug. 30 - Great Moments in Nationals History: Game 4 Walk-Off Jayson Werth Bobblehead (MASN), first 25,000 fans; School Supply Drive; Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Thursday, Sept. 3 - Nesting Doll, first 20,000 fans; Pups in the Park #5
* Sunday, Sept. 6 - Kids Run the Show Day; Champions Day - Youth Baseball; Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Tuesday, Sept. 8 - 10-Year Tuesday: 2005 Mini Line-up Card, first 10,000 fans
* Wednesday, Sept. 9 - Patriotic Series: Heroes Day (SAIC)
* Thursday, Sept. 17 - Hispanic Heritage Day
* Friday, Sept. 18 - U.S. Air Force Day
* Saturday, Sept. 19 - Faith Day
* Sunday, Sept. 20 - Scout Day #4; Signature Sundays; Kids Run the Bases
* Friday, Sept. 25 - Great Moments in Nationals History: No-Hitter Jordan Zimmermann Bobblehead, first 25,000 fans; DECA Day
* Saturday, Sept. 26 - Pups in the Park #6
* Sunday, Sept. 27 - Gloves (Coca-Cola), first 25,000 fans; Signature Sundays;

All promotions and events are subject to change. One promotional item per person, per ticket, based on availability. Additional promotions and details will be updated at nationals.com/promotions as they are finalized.